Police: Massachusetts man charged with attacking 2 men with machete

LYNN, Mass. (AP) — A Lynn man has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly using a machete to assault two men over the weekend.

Police say officers responded to reports of a fight involving a knife at around 1:30 a.m. Saturday. When they arrived, they located two men with severe lacerations.

The men were taken to Salem Hospital to be treated for injuries. Both men are expected to survive.

Police say they discovered 44-year-old Ramon Burgos allegedly assaulted the men with a machete after an argument.

The Daily Item reports that Burgos was charged with two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and two counts of mayhem.




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